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Medford Police Shoot, Kill Armed Man

Medford, Ore.– A Medford man died yesterday afternoon when police returned fire after he fired a shotgun in their direction. 52-year old Stephen Andrew McMillan is a retired Marine whom friends say suffered from PTSD. Medford Police say they had been in contact with McMillan earlier in the day when he was involved in a...
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National Forest Hires New District Ranger

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Fremont-Winema National Forest has a new District Ranger for the Bly and Lakeview Ranger Districts. Dave Brillenz is a retired Marine comes to to the district from the Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center in California.
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KCC Grads Getting Jobs

Klamath Falls, Or.e– Klamath Community College graduates are getting jobs. According to a press release from the school, 100-percent of the students of who graduated from KCC’s Diesel Technology Program in June have found jobs in their field. The students are averaging about 19-dollars an hour, some in Klamath Falls, but others outside of the...
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Unemployment Mixed in Lake, Klamath Counties

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Unemployment in the Klamath County is holding steady, and improving in Lake County according the most recent figures from the Oregon Employment Department. Klamath County lost 520 jobs in July, but the unemployment rate was 9.7 percent— unchanged from June. Lake County added ten jobs, bringing the unemployment rate down to 9.5...
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One Injured when Car Crashes into Building

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The College of Cosmotology suffered serious damage after police say a medical condition led to a woman driving her car through the front of the building on East Main Street. The accident happened shortly after 1:00 this morning. Sgt Aaron Thomas with the Klamath Falls Police Department says an officer clocked the driver...
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Seat Belt Crackdown Starts Monday

Klamath Fall, Ore.– A new campaign to crack down on folks who aren’t wearing seat belts gets underway on Monday. According to a press release from the Klamath Falls Police Department, local police are participating in the state-wide effort to increase seat belt use. A recent survey in Klamath Falls found that about 78-percent...
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Unemployment up in Northern California Counties

Klamath Falls, Ore.– Unemployment is up in Modoc and Siskiyou Counties according to a report from the California Employment Development Department. Unemployment rose to 10-percent in July for Siskiyou County, up from 9.6 percent in June. And in Modoc County the numbers rose from 8.1-percent in June, to 8.8 percent in July. State-wide, California’s...
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Candidates File for City Council Election

Klamath Falls, Ore.– The election season is slow ramping up as two people filed to run for seats on the Klamath Falls City Council. According to a press release from the city, councilman Bill Adams has filed to run for re-election to represent Ward 5. Resident Terry Etters also filed to run yesterday, he’ll...
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Missing Man Found

Klamath Falls, Ore.- Police in Portland have found a man who was reported missing back in April. 51-year old Randel Jon Brown’s mother reported him missing to detectives with Oregon State Police in Klamath Falls after his family hadn’t heard from him about a month. Police in Portland say Brown was found safe at...
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Hike Offers Recreation, Education

Klamath Falls, Ore.–  The Fremont-Winema National Forest will be visiting campgrounds and day use areas around Lake of the Woods and Fourmile Lake to offer educational events and sunset hikes throughout July and August. Saturday, August 23 – Fourmile Campground (7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.) Join the Forest Service for a discussion about the importance of...
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